Gorgeous gado-gado

So pleased I was to made my first gado-gado, the more pleased I was with the taste, YUM! We served the gado-gado with stir fried beef and steamed broccoli. Maybe a bit too much for lunch, but nevertheless absolute delicious. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) For the salad: 400 g new potatoes 4 large free-range eggs…

Indian chopped salad

It might be a bit boring when you look at this salad, but the dressing makes this dish. The mango chutney with the seeds are yummy. The recipe below will ask you to chop all the ingredients fine. I did like this salad a bit chuncky next to the fishcakes. Ingredients (serves 6-8) 1 small…

Fish cakes

‘n all time favorite. Together with the Indian chopped salad, this dish makes a wonderful lunch. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 300 g potatoes 100 g salmon fillet , skin on, scaled, pin-boned, from sustainable sources olive oil a few sprigs of fresh flat-leaf parsley 1 large free-range egg 1 lemon 1 tablespoon plain flour ,…

New potato salad with soured cream, chives and pancetta

Great side dish! You can prepare this salad beforehand and keep it in the fridge until use. But some people do like it when the potatoes are still a little bit warm inside. The choice is yours… -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 1 kg new potatoes , scrubbed 100 g higher-welfare smoked pancetta or bacon 1…

Sizzling steak stir-fry & Gorgeous gado-gado

Make the gado-gado salad first, but do leave the dressing on the side for the time being. I had to prepare the steak as a whole, just because of the amount of people I cook for. But by all means do follow this recipe below and just leave the noodles out if you wish to…

Chicken Arrabbiata

For the chicken Arrabbiata follow the recipe below. It’s easy to make and scrumptious. Most of these ingredients you might find in your storage cupboard. This is a good base sauce for many dishes. Make it your own ๐Ÿ˜‰ -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 4 free-range skinless chicken breasts olive oil 5 fresh red chillies 6…

Asian crispy beef with brown rice noodles & salad

I love this dish. Its a really good lunch. Light with a bit of meat and a crunch. The dressing makes it complete. -enjoy- Ingredients 1 tablespoon unsalted peanuts 2 cloves of garlic 5cm piece of ginger sesame oil 2 star anise 200 g lean minced beef 1 teaspoon runny honey 1 teaspoon fish sauce…

Blue cheese & apple burger with bombay potato salad

Make it your own, I would say. Put the apple slices on top of the burger or leave it aside with a little lemon squeezed over them and a small grind of pepper. We didn’t meld the blue cheese on top of the burger as we have many to handle ๐Ÿ˜‰ and not all like…

My first BUXday!

Last Wednesday I had my first year at BUX. It was MY BUXDAY! I did ask all my colleagues to tell me what their favorite dishes were that I made for lunch over the past year. The response was great and I had to pick out the most favorite, which wasn’t easy. This is how…

Crunchy Cajun chicken

I adapted Jamie Oliver’s recipe a little and used mini corn instead of corn on the cobs. The butter is a must! Absolutely delicious. We did serve the chicken in a ciabatta roll, like a chicken sandwich. -enjoy- Ingredients (Serves 4) 2 fresh red chillies 1 clove of garlic sea salt freshly ground black pepper…

Baked potato with rapid ragu & green bean salad

This rapid ragu is a Nigella Lawson recipe, the baked potato was my own idea to add. Together with the cold bean salad and almond shavings, this dish became more of an early dinner. ๐Ÿ˜‰ย  -Enjoy- PS: I did make a vegetarian version as well. Just leave the pancetta and lamb out. The caramelized onions…

Apple crumble slice

Thursday dessert day, yoepieee! We didn’t make slices of this apple crumble but great big tarts! Warm out of the oven, just delicious. PS: with vanilla crรจme fraรฎche on the side… INGREDIENTS Makes 16 4 cups (600g) plain flour, sifted 1โ…“ cups (295g) caster sugar 375g unsalted butter, melted apple filling 50g unsalted butter, chopped…